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lymphocytosis

 [lim″fo-si-to´sis]
increase in the number of normal lymphocytes in the blood or in an effusion.

lym·pho·cy·to·sis

(lim'fō-sī-tō'sis),
A form of actual or relative leukocytosis in which there is an increase in the number of lymphocytes.

lymphocytosis

/lym·pho·cy·to·sis/ (-si-to´sis) an excess of normal lymphocytes in the blood or an effusion.

lymphocytosis

(lĭm′fō-sī-tō′sĭs)
n.
A condition marked by an abnormal increase in the number of lymphocytes in the bloodstream, usually resulting from infection or inflammation.

lym′pho·cy·tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.

lymphocytosis

[lim′fōsītō′sis]
a proliferation of lymphocytes, as occurs in certain chronic diseases and during convalescence from acute infections.

lymphocytosis

Lymphocytic leukocytosis Hematology An absolute lymphocyte count of > 4000/mm3  in adults and > 8,000/mm3 in children

lym·pho·cy·to·sis

(lim'fō-sī-tō'sis)
A form of leukocytosis in which there is an actual or relative increase in the number of lymphocytes.
Synonym(s): lymphocythemia, lymphocythaemia.

lymphocytosis

A abnormal increase in the number of LYMPHOCYTES circulating in the blood. A form of LEUKOCYTOSIS.

Lymphocytosis

A condition in which the number of lymphocytes increases above normal levels.
Mentioned in: Lymphocyte Typing

lym·pho·cy·to·sis

(lim'fō-sī-tō'sis)
A form of leukocytosis in which there is an actual or relative increase in the number of lymphocytes.
Synonym(s): lymphocytheto prevent mia, lymphocythaemia.

lymphocytosis (lim´fōsītō´sis),

n an absolute or relative increase in the normal number of lymphocytes in the circulating blood. Various limits are given; e.g., absolute form is said to be present if the total number of cells exceeds 4500/mm3, whereas relative form is said to be present if the percentage of lymphocytes is greater than 45% and the total number of cells is less than 4500/mm3. It may be associated with infancy, exophthalmic goiter, mumps, rubella, infectious mononucleosis, sunburn, lymphatic leukemia, pertussis, and pyogenic infections in childhood.

lymphocytosis

increase in the number of normal lymphocytes in the blood or in an effusion.
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